The One Thing That Makes You Blossom Into Life 1

I have a very serious job for you: find and value at least One Thing that makes you come alive. One Thing that makes me come alive — in all my Blossomy glory — is listening to podcasts while running and walking backwards up hills at 5:30 in the morning! […]

The One Thing That Makes You Blossom Into Life

Why You Aren’t Blossoming Yet – and How to Start

You’ll be relieved to know I’m finished writing the first chapter of my first She Blossoms book 🙂  … and it’s all about Eve. Yes, the Eve who ate the fruit from the tree of knowledge of good and evil! The Eve who was banished from the Garden of Eden. The Eve […]

How to Get Rid of Bitterness and Regret

3 Surprising Things About Your Past 2

Regrets? Sure, I have a few. And so do you. “I regret loving him,” says Anna on Words of Comfort When Your Heart is Broken. “I wish I hadn’t spent ten years with him. I knew I it wasn’t a good relationship from the start, but I stayed with him. […]

3 Surprising Things About Your Past

What is Your Purpose in Life? 

I received a lovely email from a “She Blossoms” reader, asking how to figure out what he should do with his life (yes, even guys want to Blossom! 🙂 ). In 6 Practical Ways to Find God’s Call on Your Life, I share a few ideas for figuring out your […]

How to Find Your Purpose in Life

Tasty Treats to Help You Blossom

What was the last thing you ate — and did you notice how delicious it was? I want to know, because I just got back from the Write-to-Publish Christian Writers’ Conference at Wheaton College near Chicago…and boy, was the food good! Ripe juicy watermelon chunks for dessert (plus chocolate mousse, raspberry […]

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The Worst (and the Best!) News You’ll Get Today

In 7 Ways to Take Care of Yourself Through the Divorce Process , I shared one of the most painful truths about being an adult: if we don’t take good care of ourselves, then nobody will. Isn’t that sad? If you don’t take care of yourself, who will? And if […]

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7 Ways to Be More Courageous Today

Hands shaking, mouth dry, heart beating wildly, unable to breathe — that’s how my 14 year old friend felt when she told the police about the Very Bad Thing he did to her. Actually, she didn’t tell the police first. She told the social worker. Before that, she told the […]

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